Certificate Programs

Program List


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Apprentice Certificate

This certificate program provides students with the foundation skills necessary to complete the academic portion of their apprenticeship. Students will learn basic technical skills required to build, install, repair, and service industrial equipment. Students who are interested in enrolling in this program must be a registered apprentice. Source: MCC 2018-19 Catalog CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 24 CR. […]

Automotive Technician Certificate

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 18 CR. HRS. AT 114 3 Automotive Power Plants (Engine Rebuilding) AT 120 3 Intro to Electrical Systems I AT 121 3 Electrical Systems II TMAT 101A 3 Technical Math Choose One (1) of the following focus areas: DRIVEABILITY AT 122 3 Fuel Systems and Emission Controls AT 123 3 Engine Tune Up […]

Automotive Technology Certificate

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 30 CR. HRS. AT 114 3 Automotive Power Plants (Engine Rebuilding) AT 120 3 Intro to Electrical Systems I AT 121 3 Electrical Systems II AT 122 3 Fuel Systems and Emission Controls AT 123 3 Engine Tune Up (Driveability) AT 210 3 Powertrains (Manual Drivetrains) AT 211 3 Automatic Transmissions AT 212 […]

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C/Java Programming Certificate

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 22 CR. HRS. CIS 120A 3 Intro to Computer Information Systems CIS 153A 1 DATABASE MANAGEMENT-ACCESS CIS 185 3 C Programming CIS 228 3 JavaScript CIS 250 3 Developing Information Systems CIS 253A 3 Database Design and Implementation CIS 275 3 Linux Operating System CIS 280 3 Java Programming Total 22 Source: MCC […]

CAD/CNC Certificate

This program is designed to provide Computer Aided Design skills (CAD) combined with the application of Computer Numerical Control (CNC) programming and machining skills. Source: MCC 2018-19 Catalog CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 30-31 CR. HRS. CAD 110 3 Intro to Computer-Aided Drafting (2D) CAD 210 3 Parametric Design I-Part Modeling CAD 250 3 Introduction to Solidworks 3D […]

Child Development Associate Certificate

(Center-Based Preschool) CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 20 CR. HRS. ED 109 3 The Parent-Child Connection ED 111 3 Intro to the Education of Young Children ED 120B 3 Early Childhood Education ED 210 3 Child Care and Guidance ED 220A 2 Early Childhood Assessment ED 252A 3 Child Development Practicum Choose One (1) Course From: 3 ED […]

Computer Networking Certificate

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 37 CR. HRS. BUS 290CI 2 Cooperative Internship Program CIS 109 2 Personal Computer Maintenance CIS 120A 3 Intro to Computer Information Systems CIS 142 3 Windows Client Administration CIS 143 3 Introduction to Local Area Networks CIS 183 3 Networking Technologies CIS 209 3 Personal Computer Maintenance II (A+ Certification) CIS 243 […]

Computer Networking CISCO Certificate

The Computer Networking CISCO Certificate program is a gateway to entry-level networking jobs and IT careers. CISCO Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Routing and Switching curriculum builds the skills necessary to succeed in jobs related to networking computers and devices. This program will prepare students to sit for CompTIA Network+, CISCO Certified Entry Network Technician (CCENT), […]

Computer-Aided Drafting and Design Certificate

Computer-Aided Design is a universal language used to communicate ideas of design and construction details through the use of lines, symbols and dimensions. Upon completing this program students will be prepared to work as a CAD Programmer, CAD Operator, CAD Designer, or CAD Detailer. Students planning to continue with an Associate’s Degree should consult with […]

Corrections Certificate

Since October 1, 1987 ALL Michigan State Corrections Officers hired are required to have 15 semester or 23 quarter college credit hours earned through one of the following options: OPTION I Corrections Certificate Five (5) specific corrections courses as determined by the Michigan Correctional Officer’s Training Council. Each course must be passed with a minimum […]

Customer Service Specialist Certificate

This certificate is part of the program leading to the Associate in Applied Science in Marketing Degree. CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 12 CR. HRS. BUS 127 3 Human Relations BUS 161A 3 Effective Selling BUS 166 3 Quality Customer Service BUS 266 3 Quality Customer Service II Total 12 Source: MCC 2018-19 Catalog GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION How […]

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Electronics Technology Certificate

This curriculum is designed to prepare a student for employment as an electrical and electronics technician in manufacturing, commercial repair, or service industries. Upon completing this program students will be prepared to work as an Electronics Technician, Manufacturing Technician, Lab Technician, Electronic Assembler, or SMT Technician. Students planning to continue with an Associate’s Degree should […]

Entrepreneurship Certificate

This certificate is designed for community members or students who have a specific idea for starting a business and want to follow one of two paths: 1) create a business plan while at the same time refine their business idea with the desire to start their business within the next five years, or, 2). Create/refine […]

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Food Science Certificate

The Food Science Certificate will prepare students to work mid-level and managerial positions in a food processing operation. CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 27 or 28 CR. HRS. ENG 101 3 English Composition TMAT 101A 3 Technical Math I TMAT 102A 3 Technical Math II HP 101 3 Hydraulics/Pneumatics AMT 150 3 Process Troubleshooting and Problem Solving FS […]

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Graphic Design – Video/Audio Certificate

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 27 CR. HRS. BUS 123 3 Business Law CIS 287A 3 Digital Video Editing COM 102 3 Mass Media COM 112 3 Audio Production COM 212 3 Television Production GRD 120 3 Introduction to Graphic Design GRD 130 3 Drawing for Graphic Design GRD 140 3 Introduction to Typography Choose One (1) Course […]

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Healthcare Support Assistant Certificate

The Healthcare Support Assistant Certificate prepares the graduate to offer high level customer service, organize and document care of patients, use electronic health records and provide for basic patient care needs in supervised healthcare settings or in the home. Students must achieve a passing grade in each course in the certificate to earn this certificate. […]

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Industrial Electricity Certificate

This curriculum is designed to prepare a student for employment as an industrial electrician or an industrial electrical worker. In order to become a licensed electrician students must complete an apprenticeship through an employer. Upon completing this program students will be prepared to work as an electrician, machine maintenance electrician, electrical control panel builder, or […]

Infant/Toddler Development Associate Certificate

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 20 CR. HRS. ED 111 3 Intro to Education of Young Children ED 120B 3 Early Childhood Education ED 210 3 Child Care and Guidance ED 214 3 Infants and Toddlers ED 220A 2 Early Childhood Assessment ED 252A 3 Child Development Practicum Choose One (1) Course From: 3 ED 225 Child Development […]

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Machining Technology Certificate

This curriculum is designed to prepare the student for that highly diversified area engaged in the production of machined objects required for the assembly of the products of modern industry. Upon completing this program students will be prepared to work as a machinist, tool maker, die maker, lathe machinist, or CNC machinist. Students planning to […]

Manufacturing Automation Certificate

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 31-33 CR. HRS. REQUIRED COURSES 22-23 CR. HRS. CAD 110 3 Introduction to Computer-Aided Drafting (2D) CAD 210 3 Parametric Design I – Part Modeling ELTC 101AL&L 4 Electricity-Basic ELTC 104 3 Basic Electrical Robots ELTC 160L&L 3 Programmable Controllers MT 101A 3 Basic Machining Choose One (1) Course from: 3-4 TMAT 102A […]

Manufacturing Machine Repair Certificate (Industrial Maintenance)

This curriculum is designed to provide students the necessary skills to build, install, troubleshoot, repair, and maintain industrial equipment used in the manufacturing industry. Students will study a variety of topics including automation, electricity, robotics, pneumatics, hydraulics, welding, and machining. Upon completing this program students will be prepared to work as machine repair technician, industrial […]

Manufacturing Technology Certificate

This curriculum is designed to educate and train personnel to fill supervisory and technical positions related in the manufacturing industry. Students will learn and apply manufacturing principles using industry leading technology. The program will emphasize process management, quality control, and skilled trades training. Source: MCC 2018-19 Catalog CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 32-33 CR. HRS. AMT 129 3 […]

Mechatronics Certificate

This certificate program provides students with the foundation skills necessary to pursue a career in STEM. This program is designed to give students exposure to a variety of careers including; Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Electrician, Automation Technician, CAD/CNC, Electronics Technician, Machinist, Industrial Maintenance, and Materials Technology. Students will learn basic engineering skills required […]

Medical Assistant Certificate

Source: MCC 2018-19 Catalog The Medical Assistant Certificate Program prepares graduates to perform administrative and clinical duties under the direction of the physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, […]

Midrange Programming Certificate

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 24 CR. HRS. CIS 120A 3 Intro to Computer Information Systems CIS 121 1 File Design and Utilities for Midrange Computers CIS 131 1 Operations and Commands for Midrange Computers CIS 153A 1 Database Management Access CIS 170 3 RPG Programming CIS 250 3 Developing Information Systems CIS 253A 3 Database Design and Implementation CIS […]

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Office Assistant Certificate

This certificate is designed to provide training and practice in basic office skills. This certificate will flow directly into the Administrative Assistant, AAS. Source: MCC 2018-19 Catalog CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 32 CR. HRS. ENG 101 3 English Composition BCOM 102 3 Advanced Bus and Tech Communications BUS 167 1 Professionalism in your Career BUS 179 1 […]

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Patternmakers Certificate

This curriculum is designed to prepare the student for entry level work as a foundry patternmaker. Students will apply CAD, CNC, machining, and woodworking skills to create molds used in casting metal foundries. Source: MCC 2018-19 Catalog CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 30-31 CR. HRS. CAD 110* 3 Introduction to Computer-Aided Drafting (2D) CAD 150 3 Blueprint Reading […]

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Quality Assurance Certificate

This curriculum is designed to educate and train personnel to fill technician positions related to quality assurance in the manufacturing industry. CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 24-26 CR. HRS. AMT 129 3 Introduction to Technology ENG 101 3 English Composition CAD 150 3 Blueprint Reading MET 101 3 Industrial Materials QC 101 3 Basic Quality Control QC 105 […]

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Video Editing Certificate

The Video Editing certificate provides an opportunity to receive training in non-linear digital video editing in a fall-winter, one-year sequence. CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 17 CR. HRS. CIS 257A 3 HTML for Internet Web Page Design CIS 287A 3 Digital Video Editing COM 112 2 Audio Production COM 212 3 Television Production GR 160 3 Digital Imaging […]

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Web Design Certificate

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS 30 CR. HRS. BUS 220 3 E-Business CIS 120A 3 Intro to Computer Information Systems CIS 153A 1 Database Management-ACCESS CIS 177DW 1 Introduction to HTML Editors CIS 199 1 Internet Content Management Systems CIS 228 3 JavaScript CIS 257A 3 HTML for Internet Web Page Design CIS 258 3 Advanced HTML CIS […]

Welding Technology Certificate

This program is designed to provide basic skills necessary to pursue a career in welding. Students will learn skills dealing with the fabrication of metal products from rolled, stamped, forged or cast shapes. Curriculum will also focus on the type of metal, position of weldments, and use of structural shapes in a manner similar to […]

Wind & Solar Certificate

The Wind and Solar Certificate focuses on the installation of wind and solar electric generation equipment designed for use in residential and light commercial environments. This segment of the industry has received statewide acceptance by local communities. As the technology advances payback periods are decreasing thus encouraging increased use of these alternative and renewable power […]